New hammer out of White Oak

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Project by Duckster posted 11-26-2014 02:05 AM 1368 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was banging on my good chisel the other day with my carpenter hammer and seen I put a burr on my handle.
That upset me so I built my first wooden hammer. Put two coats of Tung Oil on it and sanded the handle back down on my chisel.

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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Rick Dennington

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#1 posted 11-26-2014 05:05 AM

You got me beat, Duck…..I don’t even have a wooden mallet, or even taken the time to make one….All of mine are regular hammers, a dead-blow, and a couple of rawhide mallets I use to do leather work….I’ve had good intentions to make one, but you what they say about good intentions…..Kepp posting them projects, bud…..

-- " It's a rat race out there, and the rats are winning....!!"

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#2 posted 11-26-2014 08:24 AM

That should last awhile.

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Rick S.

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#3 posted 11-26-2014 08:01 PM

That is a Nice Hammer!

-- (Rick S.)... "Don't Worry About What People Think! They Don't Do It Very Often Anyway!"

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